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Alarm Fees - Permit $5.00   
Alarm Fees - False Alarms Fines
  1st Activation No Charge
  2nd Activation $20.00   
  2nd Activation, if not paid within 30 days $30.00   
  3rd Activation $40.00   
  3rd Activation, if not paid within 30 days $50.00   
  4th and each subsequent Activation $100.00   
  4th+ Activation, if not paid within 30 days $125.00   
  Fine for additional 30 days periods unpaid $5.00   
Animal Pound Services
  Impounded Dog, service fee $25.00 plus board
      Impounded Dog, boarding fee $7.50/daily
  Intake/Surrendered Animal $15.00   
  Euthanasia $25.00   
  Pick-up Dead Animal $5.00   
Fingerprints $10.00   
  no charge for City of Ferndale employees    
     
Fingerprints, Security License $1.00   
FOIA (Freedom of Information) Requests
  City report, record, document, etc. $0.25  /page *
     * plus research cost equal  to lowest clerk's hourly rate, plus postage
  Picture $3.00  /per item
  Color Slide $8.00  /per item
Compact Disk $30.00  /per item
  Picture without Negative $14.00  /per item
LCC Transfers
  Background Investigation $200.00   
  Interim Bond Fee $10.00   
Licenses
Bicycle License $1.00   
  Dog Licenses see Clerk's Office fees
  Public Vehicle License $15.00  /annually
Local Record Clearances $5.00   
International Adpotion Clearance $10.00  
Notary Services
  Applicants for City of Ferndale employment FREE  
  City Business $10.00/per  document  
  Non-City Business $10.00/per document  
Permit to Purchase Firearm $10.00/per permit
Report Copies $4.00   
Secretary of State Inspections $10.00   
Subpoena Fees $1.00  /page *
     * for large job - research fee equal to lowest clerk's hourly rate, plus postage
Towing Charges
  Administration Fee, plus daily impound rate $35.00   
  Daily Impound Charge * $10.00   
    * the first and last day of impound is included in the administration fee
  Typical Towing Fee $35.00   

Copies of police reports: $4 per page

Secretary of State vehicle inspections: $10

Local record clearances: $5

Notary service (city business only): $10 per document

Towing charges:

Typical towing fee (an additional towing fee of $45 or more may be incurred if special circumstances exist, i.e. use of dolly, motorcycles, ground effects, special vehicles, etc.): $65

Administrative fee: $35

Storage fee: $10 per day (no charge for first day and last day)

Fingerprinting:

Non-municipal or non-school board fingerprints: $10

Permit to purchase firearm: $10 (includes notary service)

Public vehicle license: $15 (one year)

Subpoena fees:

  • $1 per page (if report contains more than four pages); research fee (of lowest-paid clerk; hourly rate multiplied by number of hours of research); and any postage fees incurred.
  • $4 if report is less than 20 pages.

Freedom of Information Requests (FOIA):

Documents: $0.25 per page if report is more than 20 pages, with research fee of lowest person authorized to conduct research (hourly rate multiplied by number of hours of research).

Photographs: $3 (if negative is available); $14 (if negative is unavailable.

Photographic slides: $8

 

Compact Disc: $30

Alarm fees:

Alarm permit: $5

First false alarm response (calendar year): no charge

Second false alarm response (calendar year): $20 ($30 if not paid within 30 days)

Third false alarm response (calendar year): $30 ($40 if not paid within 30 days)

Fourth (and subsequent) false alarm response (calendar year): $40 ($50 if not paid within 30 days)

There is an additional $5 charge for unpaid alarms each 30-day period.

Bicycle license fee: $1

Animal shelter fees:

Impound: $25

Board (per day): $7.50

Intake: $15

Surrender animal: $15

Euthanasia: $25

Pick-up dead animal: $5

Liquor control commission transfer (background investigation): $200

Interim bond fee (post bond for another jurisdiction): $10

Drug testing kits:

Single panel kits for tobacco, cocaine, marijuana or heroin: $5

Four panel kits for marijuana, cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine: $15